booting gbde-encrypted filesystem

Pawel Jakub Dawidek pjd at
Fri Jul 29 06:54:00 GMT 2005

On Fri, Jul 29, 2005 at 01:18:10PM +0800, Ronnel P. Maglasang wrote:
+> Hello,
+> I think there was already a thread on this. I just
+> want to raise the question again if anyone has successfully
+> booted an gdbe-encrypted filesystem (everything encrypted except
+> the bootloader). The passphrase is entered at the bootloader prompt
+> or embedded in the bootloader.

This is not not possible with current GBDE.
I've patches which allows this here:

Pawel Jakub Dawidek             
pjd at                 
FreeBSD committer                         Am I Evil? Yes, I Am!
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